High achieving high school students have the opportunity as first year students to be directly admitted into the Luther College Nursing major.
Direct Entry admission is competitive and meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission.
No deficiencies in the minimum high school course requirements of
To be considered for Nursing Direct Entry at Luther College without ACT scores, qualified students will be contacted by the Admissions Department and will be asked to answer prompts 1 and student choice of prompt 2 or 3 in one short essay (less than 250 words):
1. Why did you choose to pursue a nursing career? Explain how your experiences and/or values shaped your decision.
2. Provide a brief reflection about why you believe Luther College will be the best fit with your nursing degree and career plans.
3. Explain how you aspire to use your Luther College nursing degree for the greater good.